Taylor, Katharine, 1888-1979.

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Educator (Vassar College, A.B., 1910; University of Michigan, A.M., 1911), Taylor taught at Vassar (1913-1916) and the Parker School, Chicago (1916-1921). She was then Director of the Shady Hill School, Cambridge (1921-1949), chairman of the Education and Child Care Project in Germany of the Unitarian Service Committee (1949-1953), consultant to the New World Foundation, (1955-1976), and consultant to the International Schools Foundation, (1959-1960).

From the description of Papers, 1912-1976 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006866

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creatorOf Taylor, Katharine, 1888-1979,. Transcript of oral history, 1966-1968 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Taylor, Katharine, 1888-1979. Papers, 1912-1976 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
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associatedWith Cutler, William W., person
associatedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. person
associatedWith International Schools Service. corporateBody
associatedWith New World Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Parker, Francis W. (Francis Wayland), 1837-1902. person
associatedWith Sarton, May, 1912-1995. person
associatedWith Shady Hill School (Cambridge, Mass.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Progressive education
Teachers--Training of
Mothers and daughters
Social settlements
Child development


Birth 1888

Death 1979

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